Posting No. 20-96, Casual Bus Drivers
Career Opportunities
Job Code: 2919630 Closing Date: Ongoing
Employer: School District #72 (Campbell River) Posted on: Feb 18, 2021
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ECE, EA and Support Staff
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Campbell River BC
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements



We are inviting applications for the position of Casual Bus Driver to be employed on an “ON-CALL AS REQUIRED” basis to relieve bus drivers who may be absent as a result of sickness or any other reason, while school is in session, effective as early as possible after the posting and recruitment process. 


Required Qualifications:

  1. Minimum of two (2) years of recent experience in bus or commercial driving;

  2. Possess a current valid BC Drivers’ License, Class 2, with airbrake endorsement;

  3. Be physically capable to perform ALL facets of bus driving;

  4. Have a clear understanding of bus driving functions, procedures and equipment;

  5. Must have the ability to read and write English;

  6. Grade 12 graduation preferred.


    Duties will include but are not necessarily limited to:

  1. Carries out all aspects of bus driving work;

  2. Provides a suitable safe environment for students on the bus;

  3. Practices good driving habits and defensive driving;

  4. Maintains a satisfactory relationship with school administration, parents, staff and students;

  5. Ensures their vehicle is maintained in a safe condition;

  6. Works from oral and/or written instruction and to established procedures;

  7. Cleaning of and minor maintenance of buses; and

  8. Assists skilled mechanics and completes general related duties.


    Applicants will be required to successfully complete a School District 72 school bus driving test as a condition of employment and may also be required to submit a certificate of medical fitness.


    Only applications with the following documentation will be considered:

  1. School District 72 Application For Employment - Non-Teaching, available on our website at;

    (resumes may also be attached to the application)

  2. Covering letter indicating why you are seeking this position;

  3. Three professional references;

  4. A copy of a valid BC Drivers’ License, Class 2, with airbrake endorsement;

  5. A current Driver’s Abstract.


    The rate of pay for this position is $27.80 per hour, in accordance with the current Collective Agreement with the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 723.



Applications for this posting will be accepted on an ongoing basis

until 4:00 p.m., May 31, 2021.  Please apply:


                            Online at Make a Future:


                                                          In the event of challenges with the Make a Future website,

                                                          candidates may contact Make a Future directly for assistance

                                                          at 1-877-900-5627 or, 1-866-806-6851.


                            By email to:



We thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those applicants selected for further discussion will be contacted or acknowledged.  The successful candidate(s) will be required to complete a criminal record check.

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